Political landscape of Bergerac's Communes


The commune is the smallest geographical and administrative subdivision in France, it is run by a mayor who is elected for a six-year term by the municipal, or town, council.
The mayor has two roles: as the commune’s representative he implements the decisions of the municipal council and ensures that public order is maintained, and as a representative of central government he oversees civil order, the judicial police (the P.J) and has numerous administrative functions.

 

 


Political Landsacape of the Bergerac Cantons

 

Communities of Communes   Number of Inhabitants
Official population on January 1, 2017

Community of the Bergerac urban area

57729

Bastides Dordogne-Périgord

19487

Montaigne Montravel et Gurson

12154
Portes Sud Périgord 8783